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2024 - GVJCI Day of Remembrance 2024 ​Terminal Island: Lost But Not Forgotten (Documentary Film Screening - Live Discussion)NEW

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2024 - GVJCI Day of Remembrance 2024 ​Terminal Island: Lost But Not Forgotten (Documentary Film Screening - Live Discussion)
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Date: Saturday, 24 February, 2024       Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute (JCI)
1964 W. 162nd Street
Gardena, CA 90247
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Map of Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute (JCI), 1964 W. 162nd Street

The Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute’s (GVJCI) 2024 Day of Remembrance will highlight the history and stories of the Japanese American fishing village community of Terminal Island in San Pedro during WWII.

In a live in-person program on Saturday, February 24th from 2-4pm, the GVJCI will feature a documentary film about the history of Terminal Island followed by a panel discussion featuring Michael Enomoto, architect of the San Pedro Terminal Island Japanese Fishing Village Memorial, June Miyamoto Donovan, President of the Terminal Islander’s Club, and David Metzler, director of the documentary we are screening, and Edgar Award-winning author Naomi Hirahara will moderate the panel discussion and Q&A. 

We hope the community will come away with a stronger understanding of our local South Bay Japanese American history, as well as a desire to learn more from our community partners and Gardena Valley JCI.

Registration is NOT required and admission is free.


This program is partially funded by the UCLA Asian American Studies Center and the Aratani C.A.R.E. Award.

Date
Feb 24, 2024, Saturday

Time
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location
GVJCI Main Hall

Live Discussion
June Miyamoto Donovan, Michel Enomoto, David Metzler

Moderator
Naomi Hirahara


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